Amazon Prime USA Exploration
Amazon.com, Inc. is an online portal for online shopping and one of the biggest names in an electronic commerce industry. The company is operating publicly and headquartered in Seattle, Washington of the United States of America. According to records of 2013, the company has earned revenue of More Than
seventy four billion U.S. dollars and has workforce of almost 132,600 employees in 2014. The website of Amazon
is written in C++ and Java language.
Amazon is truly a multinational company that maintains its international operations through different retail websites for each country like www.amazon.ca for Canada, www.amazon.in for India and same goes for the United Kingdom & Ireland, Germany, Australia, France, Mexico, China, Spain, Japan, Sri Lanka and many other countries. The original website is www.amazon.com for the United States.
Amazon.com, Inc. provides an array of products such as Appstore for Android
platforms, The Book Depository for online shopping of books, Game
Studios provides list of famous games, Instant Video provides on-demand video service, Instant Video UK provides streaming video on-demand service, Instant Video German provides video on demand service, Kindle is for E-book reader, Lab126 is a computer hardware developer, Studios, Twitch.tv, Woot, MyHabit.com, Shopbop and Askville.
Amazon.com, Inc. is composed of numerous subsidiaries such as a2z, A9.com, Amazon Web Services, Alexa Internet, Audible.com, Digital Photography Review, Goodreads, Internet Movie Database, Junglee.com, Twitch and Zappos.
Amazon Prime is a member program launched in 2005 which offers free two-day shipping within the United States on all items with annual fee of $99 (2014). Moreover, this program also offers discount on one-day shipping rates. After two years from its launch the program was introduced in Japan, Germany and the United Kingdom. Expansion of Amazon Prime was also seen in Germany in 2007, France in 2008, Italy in 2011 and recently in Canada in 2013. This membership also provides free access to Amazon Instant Video, Prime Music, unlimited ad-free access to million songs and Kindle library for lending one book a month with no Due